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HaandBryggeriet Costa Rica

Formerly brewed at HaandBryggeriet (Norway)
Style: Porter
Drammen, Norway


on tap

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RATINGS: 258   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.66/5   EST. CALORIES: 195   ABV: 6.5%
Øystein på Lippes kaffebrenneri har spesialrøstet denne kaffen for Haandbryggeriet. En spesiell kaffe i en spesiell øl for din nytelse.

   AROMA 9/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
thewolf (12079) - Kolding, DENMARK - NOV 19, 2011
Bottle, bought @ Skjold Burne, Roskilde.
Pours opaque black with a big, creamy, beige head. Lovely duration. Aroma has lots of fresh coffee, a bit of roasted malts, soft peppery herbal notes. Chocolate sweetness. Wonderful coffee, really. Medium to high carbonation, nice full and soflty creamy mouthfeel. Flavour is elegant, sweet chocolate dominates, but also dry coffee, light chili pepper notes, liqourice and sweet caramel. A really well-balanced coffee porter.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
joeneugs (5751) - Livermore, California, USA - NOV 16, 2011
On draft at the Livermore Saloon. It pours light brown with a khaki head. The aroma is subdued with brown, chocolate, and light roasted malts. Hints of coffee. The flavor is very smoky with brown sugar, smoke, ham and a campfire finish. Dang, I would have bet this was a smoked beer. Pretty good stuff.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Foffern (1678) - Bodø, NORWAY - OCT 23, 2011
Colour is deep dark brown to black. Hazy. The head is beige and big, but disapears and stays as a thin layer for a while. The Aroma is dominated by roasty coffee and chocolate. The taste reflects the aromas with sweet and dark chocolate. Ends with medium bitternes along with a coffee. A really good beer on a dark autumn night.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Meilby (10944) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 21, 2011
Draught @ Håndverkerstuene, Oslo
Pours dark brown with a off-white head. Aroma has notes of roasted malt, chocolate and coffee. Taste is medium sweet and light bitter with a long roasty, chocolate and coffee finish. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Skinnyviking (8689) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 17, 2011
Bottle. High creamy long loasting light brown head. Pitch black body. Dusty roasted malt earth coffee aroma. Lovely coffee choccolate creamy flavor. Very well balanced with a fair amount of hops bitterness. Low carbonation. Long smooth aftertaste.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
esp0r (2729) - NORWAY - OCT 16, 2011
Bottle enjoyed at home
Pours dark brown, black in glass, leaves a head that is massive but with large ugly bubbles. What a shame. Aroma of coffee, smoke, tar and what i like to call yeast esters from HB’s house yeast. I think i can find that same aroma from Hesjeøl, Norwegian Wood and Dobbel Dose at least. Taste has lots of actual coffee as expected, i also find coffe flavors from the roasted malts. Good malt body with nice amounts of sweetness. Also some tar and smoke. Nice oily feel that’s finished off with a nice coffee bitterness
Also a celebration of my rate nr #500

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
fonefan (43888) - VestJylland, DENMARK - OCT 15, 2011

Bottle 500ml.

Unclear dark brown colour with a average, frothy, good lacing, mostly lasting, beige head. Aroma is moderate to heavy malty, roasted, chocolate, coffee, dark dark roasted, smoke, tar. Flavour is moderate to heavy sweet and moderate bitter with a long duration. Body is medium, texture is oily, carbonation is soft. [20110918]

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Geokkjer (7331) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - OCT 15, 2011
On tap@Håntverkerstuen. Pours brown with a beige head. Aroma coffee, spice, roasted malt and yeast. Flavor is sweet and malty with some caramel, chocolate, coffee and spices. Medium body, average carbonation.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
berlinoise2go (688) - NORWAY - OCT 14, 2011
Bottle (50cl) from Vinmonopolet (Vika), Oslo. Inch-thick light brown head, good retention - leaves some flame-shaped lacing. Opaque, dark brown colour. Aroma of raw coffee beans, coffee candy, cola, roasted malt, licorice. Taste is surprisingly fruity, providing a nice and modestly sweet counterweight against the woody dryness of the malt/coffee/licorice. Body is medium, carbonation is soft. Very enjoyable.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Pinball (11932) - Copenhagen, DENMARK - OCT 2, 2011
Bottle at Papsø tasting. dark brown smooth liught brown head ashy roasted malty aroma, cellary coffee beans, dry. flavor is sweet roasted malty, charchoal, faint milky coffee

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